An anthology show where featured shorts are heard through the lens of lessons in a futuristic post-apocalypse.

The content of "Seminar" varies by episode as dictated by the featured shorts. Shorts range from very G-rated to hard R. Listener discretion is advised.

Episode Archive

  • Appearances, Good Business and Absurdism

    Episode Number: 14

    If you're on the run, you'd better hope your disguise is at least good enough to fool a cabbie. And when given a big assignment at the last possible second and things go wrong... don't worry, because your clients probably know less than you do. Featuring "On the Lam" and "Good Discussion".

    Episode download: Seminar14master.mp3

    Commentary download: Seminar14commentary.mp3

    Release Date: April 25, 2008

    Run Time: 18:17
  • Epoch

    Episode Number: 13

    What is the nature of time? Would you rather change the past or concentrate on the future? How you answer that question determines the person you become. Featuring "Timepiece" and "Killing Time".

    Episode download: Seminar13master.mp3

    Release Date: March 21, 2008

    Run Time: 29:53
  • Culmination

    Episode Number: 12

    The macabre, insanity and what lies beyond death haunt our characters and teach them that things aren't always what they seem. Featuring "A Perfect Circle" and "Foreclosure".

    Episode download: Seminar12master.mp3

    Commentary download: Seminar12commentary.mp3

    Release Date: January 25, 2008

    Run Time: 33:42
  • Rising Action

    Episode Number: 11

    Michael Bolton makes crooks feel dirty, Yoopers call when you think about them and the Fnork's gonna getcha if you're not careful. The surreal returns. Featuring "Detective Mac", part 3 and "Roxy and the Trashman", act 3.

    Episode download: Seminar11master.mp3

    Commentary download: Seminar11commentary.mp3

    Release Date: December 15, 2007

    Run Time: 24:33
  • Breaking Point

    Episode Number: 10

    A Russian is assassinated by an American, which makes headaches for the British, and just what happens when you're adrift in space, waiting for rescue? Some things there's no escape from. Featuring "Costigan" and "Escape Pod".

    Episode download: Seminar10master.mp3

    Commentary download: Seminar10commentary.mp3

    Release Date: November 24, 2007

    Run Time: 30:56
  • Personification

    Episode Number: 9

    Cows chew the cud and literary characters mock your sexual prowess, or lack thereof. It's an examination of humor that gives voice to inner desires like... farmhands are hot. And so is Erik. Featuring "Ruminations" and "Don't Come Back Until I Have a Penis".

    Episode download: Seminar09master.mp3

    Commentary download: Seminar09commentary.mp3

    Release Date: October 26, 2007

    Run Time: 33:06
  • Miniseries

    Episode Number: 8

    The Trashman has a body! And a bathroom. What a guy! And do you have any idea what "Detective Mac" scripts go for on the black market? $300! It's true. Featuring "Roxy and the Trashman", act 2, and "Detective Mac", part 2.

    Episode download: Seminar08master.mp3

    Release Date: September 22, 2007

    Run Time: 24:49
  • Curiosity

    Episode Number: 7

    When looking for work, take jobs from mysterious strangers at your own peril. And sometimes the most horrible thing about a murder is what you don't know. Featuring "Cargo" and "Enmity".

    Episode download: Seminar07master.mp3

    Release Date: August 25, 2007

    Run Time: 28:21
  • Fantasy and Film Noir

    Episode Number: 6

    When aliens invade, who you gonna call? The sales team, that's who! And just what does Sandy Valentine want with Detective Mac? It must be pretty serious, because dames don't rebuild stairs for just anyone! Featuring "Conference Call" and "Detective Mac".

    Episode download: Seminar06master.mp3

    Release Date: July 21, 2007

    Run Time: 27:10
  • Rivals and Universal Narrative

    Episode Number: 5

    Old friends get together for one last hurrah, but there's always the little problem of ego to get in the way. And be wary of falling down garbage chutes... but should it happen, well, maybe you'll be lucky enough to meet the Trashman. Featuring "The Reunion" and "Roxy and the Trashman".

    Episode download: Seminar05master.mp3

    Release Date: June 23, 2007

    Run Time: 18:38
  • Coffee and Humor

    Episode Number: 4

    How well does the Instructor understand comedy, or for that matter, warm caffeinated beverages? Spontaneous inquiry: what is humor? Featuring "Black Joe Coffee" and "Coffee Break".

    Episode download: Seminar04master.mp3

    Release Date: May 26, 2007

    Run Time: 18:42
  • The Grotesque and Justice

    Episode Number: 3

    The Instructor takes things down a dark road and into a world of murder and violence, double-crosses and abusive booyfriends... and the chance to turn the tables on those who've wronged you. Featuring "Walk with Death" and "Game's Over".

    Episode download: Seminar03master.mp3

    Release Date: April 21, 2007

    Run Time: 22:20
  • Poetry and Culture

    Episode Number: 2

    Who is rapping, rapping at the chamber door? A dark and foreboding creature, or a gentle but imaginary friend? Seminar tackles the ways in which we cope with loss and despair... or fail to. Featuring "The Raven" and "Genji".

    Episode download: Seminar02master.mp3

    Release Date: March 24, 2007

    Run Time: 18:43
  • Sounds and Greed

    Episode Number: 1

    What happens when Satan has your phone number, and knows all of your darkest, dirtiest secrets? Whatever it is, it's got to be worse than when your ex-partner in crime gets out of jail and has a plan for one more big score that could set you up for life... or does it? Featuring "The Sound of the Click" and "The Big Payday".

    Episode download: Seminar01master.mp3

    Release Date: February 24, 2007

    Run Time: 19:51